The Federal Trade Commission begins hearings today into the practice of computer online operators gathering and using personal information without user consent or knowledge.
Howard Zinn is arguably one of the most important historians in the United States today. But thats not because hes followed the traditional route to influence and political power of historians before him.
MEDIA AND DEMOCRACY
The nationwide grassroots movement to democratize and diversify the mass media is gaining steam. These past few weeks, activists have been gathering in towns and cities across the country to discuss ways of freeing their local media from the grip of corporate control.